Emily Dickinson

(10 December 1830 – 15 May 1886 / Amherst / Massachusetts)

The Only News I know


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The Only News I know
Is Bulletins all Day
From Immortality.

The Only Shows I see—
Tomorrow and Today—
Perchance Eternity—

The Only One I meet
Is God—The Only Street—
Existence—This traversed

If Other News there be—
Or Admirable Show—
I'll tell it You—

Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

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